The “Planet Earth Report” connects you to headline news on the science, technology, discoveries, people and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.
MIT: A doctor and medical ethicist argues life after 75 is not worth living –questions “whether our consumption is worth our contribution” in old age.
Age of Cyborgs: The Next Kingdom of Life –“Humans Will Vanish from Earth” –“Our supremacy as the prime understanders of the cosmos is rapidly coming to end,” says famed British environmentalist and futurist, James Lovelock.
Mosquitoes might be humanity’s greatest foe. Should we get rid of them? –The pesky insect is the deadliest animal in human history.
The Amazon Fires Are More Dangerous Than WMDs –One person shouldn’t have the power to set policies that doom the rest of humanity’s shot at mitigating rising temperatures.
China’s Spies Are on the Offensive –Their spies are waging an intensifying espionage offensive against the United States. Does America have what it takes to stop them?
The Next Recession Will Destroy Millennials –Millennials are already in debt and without savings. After the next downturn, they’ll be in even bigger trouble.
How Uber Got Lost –The once-swaggering company is losing more money and growing more slowly than ever. What happened?
‘Tantalizing clue’ marks end of Amelia Earhart expedition –While the location of the aviator’s plane remains elusive, an artifact re-discovered after 80 years may spark new avenues of inquiry.